Kodak Black Goes No. 1 On Billboard 200 With ‘Dying To Live’

  • 57

The yr has been variety to on each the liberty and music entrance, and now the Sniper Gang member has a brand new cause to have fun. The newest album Dying To Live went No. 1 on the Billboard 200 charts, which is his first time hitting the highest.

Billboard reports:

The set, which was launched on Dec. 14 Dollaz N Dealz/Atlantic Records, earned 89,000 equal album items within the week ending Dec. 20, in accordance with Nielsen Music. Of that sum, 5,000 had been in conventional album gross sales — as the majority of the album’s items had been pushed by streaming exercise.

The Billboard 200 chart ranks the most well-liked albums of the week within the U.S. based mostly on multi-metric consumption as measured in equal album items. Units are comprised of conventional album gross sales, observe equal albums (TEA) and streaming equal albums (SEA). The new Dec. 29-dated chart (the place Dying to Live debuts at No. 1) might be posted in full on Billboard’s web sites on Tuesday, Dec. 25.

Dying to Live’s opening body is basically pushed by streams, because the set garnered 82,000 SEA items, which interprets to 114.2 million on-demand audio streams for the album’s tracks throughout the monitoring week (which additionally makes Dying the most-streamed album of the week).

This is the second album from Kodak this yr, the earlier file Heart Break Kodak, got here out when he was nonetheless in jail and made a prime 40 debut at No. 25.

Photo: Getty